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Hotel Taypikala Cusco

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
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Ranked #36 of 144 hotels in Cusco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Guildford, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
9 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed in this hotel twice as part of a G adventure trip. The first stay was not so great as we had a room at the front of the hotel. This made it very noisy. The second time round we had a room at the back and enjoyed two good nights of rest. On both visits hot water was... More

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Eindhoven, Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel Taypikala is walking distance from the city center and Plaza de Armas. Hotel is located on a narrow sloping street where taxis can be difficult. The rooms are all very spacious. Breakfast buffet is very rich and tasty. Also possibility of a small bite. Staff is very friendly and helpful. You can sit inside at the reception and also... More

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Santiago, Chile
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An average stay, typical shortcomings - no hot water in the evenings, internet spotty. However, located in quiet alley, yet close to main square. Breakfast had lots of options, coffee not so good. Hot tea with cocoa leaves to deal with altitude, oxygen as well.

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Cusco, Peru
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel, is a 10 minute walk from the main Plaza area, it has a beautiful garden at the back of the hotel, where the Hummingbirds often visit. The rooms are clean with comfortable beds and an en suit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed 5 nights in Hotel Taypikala before we went to Machu Picchu, and one night on our way back. We found a high standard of cleanliness, a generous breakfast and very helpful staff. Although we didn't need it, we noticed that there was oxygen for those suffering from altitude sickness. The location was wonderfully quiet and... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

the hotel is placed near the Qoryanka museum and only 10 min walking from the main plazza. the rooms are beautifull and clean, the brakfast excellant and the service impeccable. the location is on a quiet street and the night sleep is restfull.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed at the Taypikala in Cisco for 3 nights on our way to and back from the Inca Trail. For the first stay, we had a very spacious room with a jet bath which was cold due to its size but nice and quiet. The second time we had to switch rooms due to some cleanliness issues and received... More

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

We stayed here as a group of 24 during a 2 week journey around sacred valley and lake Titikaka. The staff were very friendly and very very helpful. The hotel itself is located close to the Plas de Armas and is an oasis of calm which is great when you are busy exploring ancient and sacred sites all day, or... More

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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Our group of 14 stayed here both before and after hiking the Inca Trail. The front desk staff were very helpful in getting taxis to the airport, but also in getting me a room for an extra night at a discount. The breakfast was good, lots of fruit, breads, cold cereal and yogurt, and juices. The rooms were well-appointed and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We stayed here as part of a G Adventures tour. The first room we got upstairs was spacious and quiet but a twin. When we came back we got a room just next to the dining room and that mean we heard the dinner croud which wasnt ideal. The double room was a lot smaller as well compared to other... More

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Address: Calle Inticahuarina 620, Cusco, Peru
Location: Peru > Cusco Region > Cusco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Taypikala Cusco 3.5*
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#29 Family Hotel in Cusco #30 Romantic Hotel in Cusco
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Just 50 ft from the Temple of the Sun, Taypikala offers luxurious heated rooms with views of a central courtyard and picturesque Cusco. There is free Wi-Fi and massage sessions can be booked.Taypikala Hotel Cusco features a charming central courtyard with a small water fountain surrounded by flowers, plants and original Inca walls.Decorated with Andean themes, rooms come equipped with LED cable TVs. Some rooms include spa bathtubs and all of them have private bathrooms.There are floor-to-ceiling curtains and comforters in a matching palette of warm shades. Work desks, minibars and tea/coffee makers are included as well.Guests can wake up to a full buffet breakfast with tropical fruit and coffee. They can also treat themselves to local and international flavors at El Tambo restaurant, overlooking the fountain and offering international and Andean dishes.The front desk offers 24-hour front desk assistance and a handy currency exchange service.Taypikala is 3 blocks from Cusco’s main square and 6 blocks from Wanchaq train station. ... more   less 
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